Kathleen Barnes

(LCSW)

About Me

Hi, my name is Kathleen and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Texas. I have experience working with diverse populations using many counseling techniques to include DBT, CBT, CPT, Trauma therapy, Motivational therapy and brief intervention Solution-based focused therapy. My experience is with individuals that struggle from stress and anxiety from everyday life, to severe or mild mental heath symptoms and trauma/PTSD. I believe in providing the hope and support for change and empowerment using strengths based and recovery based models. My experience is in teaching skills that you can use for better communication, getting your wants and needs and meeting your full potential. I believe that life can throw us challenges that may require us to seek therapeutic help for better clarity and support so we can recover to a life where we feel fulfilled and back in control of our lives. I am passionate about helping individuals in those difficult times to find the answers and gain their strength back. I look forward to working together with you.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Addictions , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 5

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LCSW #60603 (Expires: 2022-09-30)

LCSW #LCSW-18072 (Expires: 2021-08-01)


Reviews

Written by C.O. on Aug 28, 2020 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, and coping with life changes

I appreciate the support and the push to keep me going during this difficult time.

Written by K.E. on Aug 07, 2020 after counseling with Kathleen for 1 year on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd

She's the best!!!

Written by K.E. on Jul 18, 2020 after counseling with Kathleen for 9 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and adhd

Kathleen does amazing work and I’m so glad that I get to talk to her!

Written by L.E. on Jul 06, 2020 after counseling with Kathleen for 1 year and 7 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem

She’s always trying to make me laugh and enjoy the little things

Written by A.P. on Jun 09, 2020 after counseling with Kathleen for 1 year on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

Absolutely the best therapist I have ever had. The first mental health professional that adequately assisting me in treating my rare conditions. Her therapeutic approach is outstanding and has helped me tremendously.

Written by M.I. on Apr 11, 2020 after counseling with Kathleen for 5 months

I loved speaking with Kathleen. I was surprised because I’ve been to a number of therapists and have not had great experiences....but she made me feel comfortable from the first call and had an overall great experience with her. Would recommend.

Written by T.E. on Nov 06, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 9 months on issues concerning depression, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and coping with life changes

My experience working with Kathleen has been so positive. It's incredible to look back on this past year and see how far she has help me come.

Written by D.E. on Oct 23, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and bipolar disorder

I love how I don't feel so judged about my life situations when I'm chatting with her. She's very quick on responding throughout and she's able to get me to see things in a way different perspective. A huge weight feels lifted from my shoulder after our sessions! I'm super grateful and blessed to have gotten her as my counselor.

Written by C.A. on Aug 08, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem

Kathleen is very understanding & points out to the other side of things. She is caring, compassionate, and overall just awesome.

Written by R.U. on Aug 02, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue

Kathleen has been my angel of light through the darkness. She helps me to see things in a way that makes sense when the world doesn't seem to. She's very present during our calls and I appreciate that attentiveness. I am thankful.

Written by P.L. on Jun 17, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, anger management, and coping with life changes

Kathleen is very kind and supportive. I'm extremely grateful for her help. Thank you very much.

Written by A.M. on May 08, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 4 months on issues concerning self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue

I think she’s great!

Written by F.A. on Feb 21, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, trauma and abuse, and self esteem

She is so intelligent and relates to your experience in such a helpful way. She has shown me so many new ways to look at and interact with my world around me.

Written by B.R. on Feb 11, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, self esteem, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

Kathleen is so kind and helpful. I really appreciate her Insights. She helps me see the best in myself which in turn gives me hope and reassurance in the goals I am trying to attain. Kathleen has great suggestions and puts herself in my shoes to really understand. She is the best.

Written by S.H. on Jan 29, 2019 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem

So far Kathleen is clear, well spoken and an excellent listener.

Written by S.A. on Dec 14, 2018 after counseling with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, anger management, and career difficulties

A friendly person, very supportive and caring. Made me feel much better.